Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:31:34 -0700
The New York Mets re-signed OF Bobby Abreu to a minor league deal Thursday, Aug. 14, and assigned him to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:40:22 -0700
The New York Mets have released OF Bobby Abreu.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:09:14 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu, who was designated for assignment Monday, Aug. 4, wants to keep playing, and he plans on playing winter ball in Venezuela in the offseason again. "I want to keep playing. I love this game," Abreu said. "I have to just see if there's going to be any offers or something." Abreu went hitless in his last 22 at-bats as a pinch hitter and was 2-for-31 on the year in a pinch-hitting role.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:42:49 -0700
The New York Mets have designated OF Bobby Abreu for assignment. The team also recalled OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:28:00 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu will start in left field against the San Diego Padres Sunday, July 20. He is also expected to serve as the designated hitter in several games of the upcoming Seattle Mariners series.
Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:15:34 -0700
New York Mets manager Terry Collins said OF Bobby Abreu, who has a team-high .397 on-base percentage, is not a candidate to be the club's interim leadoff man. OF Matt den Dekker is in the leadoff spot again Tuesday, June 3, and Collins said he's taking the leadoff spot day-by-day.
Sat, 31 May 2014 20:41:13 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu started for a second straight day Saturday, May 31, against the Philadelphia Phillies, going 2-for-4 with a double and RBI. Abreu is 10-for-21 with five walks over his past six starts.
Thu, 29 May 2014 18:43:12 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu will be in the starting lineup Friday, May 30.
Mon, 05 May 2014 14:05:20 -0700
New York Mets SS Omar Quintanilla, OF Bobby Abreu and OF Eric Young Jr. are in the starting lineup Monday, May 5, because manager Terry Collins wanted more left-handed hitters in the lineup against Miami Marlins SP Nathan Eovaldi. Left-handed hitters are hitting .325 against Eovaldi this season.
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:11:00 -0700
New York Mets manager Terry Collins plans to give OF Bobby Abreu around one outfield start per week to keep his bat fresh. Abreu started in the outfield for the first time in two years Thursday, April 24, to give OF Curtis Granderson a rest. Abreu hit .395 with a 1.086 OPS in 15 games with Triple-A Las Vegas.
Fantasy Tip: Abreu is strictly an NL-only commodity because his playing time will be sparse.